Project Services Manager

11 January 2019


Petroplan are looking to recruit an excellent Project Controls Manager to be based in Algeria for a major Oil and Gas client on a 28/28 rotation on a long term contract basis.

  • Job Accountabilities Cont..:

Lead the contract administration process and quantity survey

Participate in contract preparations and evaluations

Ensure contractors are in compliance with project control procedures / requirements with a smooth flow of reporting / KPI/ physical progress from contractors

Conduct quality audits

Close-out of contracts (technical, commercial) and relevant project close-out activities.

Assurance of main contractor's costs & schedule are in alignment

Perform regular basis QPR (Quarterly performance reviews) to main contractors.

Prepare miscellaneous ad-hoc reports as and when required for the Project management team & Shareholders

  • Education:

University Degree in Engineering related discipline or equivalent relevant experience in projects

  • Experience/Technical competencies:

Sufficient projects/industry experience to understand the key drives of projects success

Sufficient knowledge of the discipline of cost, schedule, risk and contracts management and how they are interlink to be able to direct the work of his team

Sufficient understanding of commercial aspects and corporate financial reporting aspects and constraints for an effective interface with the accounting and finance function.

Understanding the use of the main Projects control tools (PIM's, Primavera, Microsoft projects)

  • Key soft skills:
  • Good presentation, interpersonal and customer interaction skills.
  • Good negotiation skills to support Project manager
  • Facilitation skills and sufficient management skills to effectively coordinate the work of his team
  • MS Office tools (PowerPoint, excel, word), SharePoint.
  • Open-minded and good team-player
  • Languages Needed:
  • English - Essential
  • French - Advantageous
  • Arabic - Advantageous but not essential

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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